WKSU Adds HD-4 Channel
June 9, 2010 at 3:03 PM (PT)
KENT STATE UNIVERSITY/OHIO PUBLIC MEDIA noncommercial Classical-News-Talk WKSU/KENT, OH has added a fourth HD RADIO multicast channel. The new WKSU HD-4 will air a News-Talk format featuring material from NPR, the BBC, and other sources as well as from WKSU itself, to complement the regular format, "FOLK ALLEY" on HD-2, and "THE CLASSICAL CHANNEL" on HD-3.
THe lineup on WKSU HD-4 includes several NPR shows, including "FRESH AIR," "ALL THINGS CONSIDERED," "MORNING EDITION," "CAR TALK," and "WAIT WAIT... DON'T TELL ME," along with the BBC's WORLD SERVICE and NEWSHOUR. Many of the shows air on WKSU's primary signal along with Classical misuc in middays, evenings, and overnights and folk music on weekend evenings and overnights..
The four streams are also being transmitted over sister WKRW/WOOSTER, OH, WKRJ/NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, WKSV/THOMPSON, OH, and WNRK/NORWALK, OH. Programming from the HD multicast channels are also being streamed online.